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Australia smokeless tobacco market affected by a permanent ban since 1991 Smokeless Tobacco in Australia - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com The permanent ban on smokeless tobacco products came into effect in Australia in June 1991. This means that it is illegal to commercially import into or manufacture smokeless tobacco in the country. Nonetheless, consumers are able to privately import smokeless tobacco into Australia if the import quantity does
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Australia smoking tobacco market reported increased retail sales in 2013 Smoking Tobacco in Australia - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com In 2013, smoking tobacco was the strongest category in tobacco in Australia and the only category to record an increase in retail volume sales during the year. This was achieved primarily through the performance of RYO tobacco. Smoking tobacco was dominated by two multinational players in 2013, Imperial Tobacco
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Australia cigars market declined to 64Mn units in 2013 Cigars in Australia - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Retail volume sales of cigars continued to decline in 2013 as a result of tax excise increases and the plain packaging legislation. Cigar volume sales experienced a 3% decline during the year to account for 64 million units. Current retail value sales declined by 1% in 2013 in line
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Australia cigarettes market totalled 17.9Bn sticks in 2013 Cigarettes in Australia - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Retail volume sales of cigarettes declined by 4% in 2013 to account for 17.9 billion sticks. The decline can be attributed to higher cigarette prices, a decrease in smoking prevalence and the success of anti-smoking advertising campaigns. Volume sales were also affected by an evident shift to RYO tobacco,
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Greece yoghurt market reported strained yoghurt as a growth sector Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Strained yoghurt is the key driver of growth in the category, witnessing the highest increase in sales despite the recession. In terms of packaging, consumers are increasingly migrating to 1kg packs that offer value for money, while added-value products, whether these are functional yoghurts, fruited
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Greece sugar confectionery market reported increased availability of non-sugar products over recent years Sugar Confectionery in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Although sugarised products continue to account for the bulk of sales in sugar confectionery and despite the fact that sugar free is not a key priority among Greeks when they purchase sugar confectionery, products without sugar have been under the spotlight, gradually becoming increasingly available in the Greek
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Greece other dairy market hindered by declining disposable incomes in 2014 Other Dairy in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Most other dairy products in Greece lag behind in terms of development and innovation and this, combined with the considerable decline that Greeks have seen in their disposable incomes and which is stopping them from purchasing anything that is not essential, is hindering the category´s growth. With disposable incomes
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Greece drinking milk market impacted by an ageing population over recent years Drinking Milk Products in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com The ageing population in Greece is having an influence on the consumption patterns of dairy products in general, especially milk. Older consumers have concerns about cholesterol levels and this is pushing many to opt for reduced-fat or fat-free milk. In this context, sales of full-fat milk, traditionally
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Greece chocolate confectionery market sales remained stable in 2013 Chocolate Confectionery in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Being an affordable indulgence product sold in a wide range of outlets to which consumers have easy access at any time has contributed to the performance of chocolate confectionery. Despite the recession, volume sales of chocolate confectionery were fairly stable in 2013, registering a marginal decline of less
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Greece meal replacement market led by Prevent Hellas with a 42% retail value share in 2013 Meal Replacement in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Greek female consumers are conscious about their weight, yet overall meal replacement products do not have an established consumer base. Obese or overweight individuals tend to either visit weight loss clinics or nutritionists when they want to lose weight, with solutions such as meal replacement or slimming pills
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Greece gum market declined by 12% in 2013 Gum in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com The latest trend in gum is for products which offer a longer-lasting flavour. The trend began with the launches of Trident 40 Minutes and Mentos 45 Minutes. The recession remains a major obstacle to growth, with gum posting a 12% decline in current value terms in 2013, with a
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Greece baked goods market highly mature in 2014 Baked Goods in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Growth in baked goods was limited due to maturity as consumption was already very high in Greece in 2014. A new trend that emerged in 2013 and gathered pace in 2014 was that of foodservice outlets serving sandwiches, freshly baked pastries and take-away coffee. Such outlets flourished throughout
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Greece cheese market benefiting from new law allowing cheese to be sold in food markets from Cheese in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com The Minister of Development announced in 2013 that producers will be allowed to legally sell cheese in food markets, something which was not permitted in the past. This change in legislation has benefited small-scale producers but has led to big losses for the grocery channel, given that cheese, which
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Greece breakfast cereals market affected by consumers eating at home to save money over recent years Breakfast Cereals in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com As Greek consumers began to have breakfast at home in order to save money, breakfast cereals registered only a marginal decline in volume terms, whilst value sales continued to decline at a rapid pace. Consumers migrated to cheaper and more basic products. Hot cereals were under the spotlight,
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Greece biscuits market maintained sales in 2014 Biscuits in Greece - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Biscuits is one of the snacks categories that managed to maintain sales despite the economic downturn in 2014, with volume sales of biscuits witnessing marginal growth. Value sales, on the other hand, recorded negative growth, partly due to discounting and promotional activities in stores, and partly due to changes
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Retailers continue using differentiation strategies to boost brand image and customer loyalty New Concepts in Retailing: Grocery Channels - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com The latest store concepts in grocery retailing often encompass at least one of three core elements in their positioning: discounting, differentiation and convenience. While discounting and convenience increasingly permeate most grocery channels, retailers continue using differentiation strategies to boost brand image and customer loyalty. This report
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Switzerland tourism affected by the strong currency over recent years Tourism Flows Inbound in Switzerland - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com While Switzerland is well-known throughout the world as an exclusive destination for skiing and Alpine sports, the rising exchange value of the Swiss franc against the euro over the past two years has led to a decline in the number of inbound trips from other European countries.
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Morocco travel and tourism revenues increased substantially in 2013 Travel and Tourism in Morocco - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Growth in travel and tourism revenues increased substantially during 2013 as the moderate growth of previous years was left behind. As key European source countries for arrivals suffered from the ongoing effects of the economic crisis during 2012, slower growth was recorded in incoming tourist receipts, although
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Taiwan home video market affected by moderate TV sales as government subsidies were removed Home Video in Taiwan - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com In 2012, subsidies from the government helped boost sales of televisions. However from 2013 onwards, television sales moderated without government subsidies. On the other hand, new technologies continued to help sustain interest. The launch of 4K TVs had generated interest amongst a small group of consumers, though the
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Peru home and garden retailers highly fragmented in 2014 Home and Garden Specialist Retailers in Peru - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com Home improvement and gardening stores is the largest category within home and garden specialist retailers, accounting for 93% of total value sales in the industry. This category is characterised by being highly fragmented as the largest part of sales is represented by small and mid-sized
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